Instructables: exploring - technology - computers - computer http://www.instructables.com Mon, 16 Jan 2017 09:33:14 PST BLOX v1.01 Turn Your PC on With a Car Remote Fob! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-PC-on-With-a-Car-Remote-Fob/
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 15:03:30 PST
How to Assemble a Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Assemble-a-Computer-2/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 07:21:35 PST
Power Supply Information http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Supply-Information/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 07:21:25 PST
Diagnosing CPUs http://www.instructables.com/id/Diagnosing-CPUs/
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 19:46:38 PST
What is a CPU, what does it do, and how to troubleshoot it http://www.instructables.com/id/What-Is-a-CPU-What-Does-It-Do-and-How-to-Troublesh/
What is a CPU, what does it do, and how to troubleshoot it - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/38F3/IWQV0ZDS/F2H38F3IWQV0ZDS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/38F3/IWQV0ZDS/F2H38F3IWQV0ZDS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/38F3/IWQV0ZDS/F2H38F3IWQV0ZDS.SMALL.jpg hobbs2012 Everyday you here the terms "CPU" or "Processor" being thrown around, but do you really know what it means?I will go over what a CPU is and what it does, then I will go over common CPU issues and how to possibly fix them. General CPU info CPU stands for Central Processing Unit. This term can re...
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 07:42:12 PST
Ten Bit Computer - VHDL http://www.instructables.com/id/Ten-Bit-Computer-VHDL/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 18:28:32 PST
Headphone Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-Hanger/
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 11:10:09 PST
Make Your Own Split Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Split-Keyboard/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 08:09:49 PST
How to Speed Up Your Computer in 7 Easy Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Speed-Up-Your-Computer-in-7-Easy-Steps/
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 19:47:53 PST
Write a Disk Image to a Floppy Disk or Thumb Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Write-a-Disk-Image-to-a-Floppy-Disk-or-Thumb-Drive/
Write a Disk Image to a Floppy Disk or Thumb Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/OWM1/IVO3T72B/F46OWM1IVO3T72B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/OWM1/IVO3T72B/F46OWM1IVO3T72B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/OWM1/IVO3T72B/F46OWM1IVO3T72B.SMALL.jpg PikachuLikesSushi You might need to write a disk image to some kind of media to install an operating system or to access the BIOS on older computers. This Instructable will show you how to do it the easy way. This guide applies to Microsoft Windows users only. Download WinImage You will need WinImage to write you...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 08:48:56 PST
Harmless Batch File Prank (Crash a Computer With Paint) http://www.instructables.com/id/Harmless-Batch-File-Prank-Crash-a-Computer-With-Pa/
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 04:39:43 PST
How to Build a Computer! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Computer-11/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 09:09:44 PST
How to Delete Temporary Files From Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Delete-Temporary-Files-From-Computer/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 06:52:59 PST
IT STUDENT BASIC Computer Build http://www.instructables.com/id/IT-STUDENT-BASIC-Computer-Build/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 07:35:42 PST
ADM Computer Build http://www.instructables.com/id/ADM-Computer-Build/
ADM Computer Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/UQ0N/IVHQGLUI/FKJUQ0NIVHQGLUI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/UQ0N/IVHQGLUI/FKJUQ0NIVHQGLUI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/UQ0N/IVHQGLUI/FKJUQ0NIVHQGLUI.SMALL.jpg MichaelF358 Welcome! This is a tutorial to teach you folks how to assemble a PC! Safety Before you begin, you must remember some safety precautions. 1. Use anti-static mat/wrist strap whenever possible.2. Be aware of EMD.3. Be aware of Power Supply. HIGH VOLTAGE CAN KILL YOU! The Parts You Will Need You w...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 08:27:09 PST
How to Build a Computer (KCTC 3rd) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Computer-KCTC-3rd/
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 22:00:03 PST
How To Build A Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Computer-8/
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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 04:37:28 PST
Computer Build 1 KCTC 2nd Session http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Build-1-KCTC-2nd-Session/
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 08:28:23 PST
Membrane Keyboard LED Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Membrane-Keyboard-LED-Mod/
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 06:39:15 PDT
Easy Keyboard Shortcuts http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Keyboard-Shortcuts/
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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 04:58:51 PDT
DIY Wall Mounted Water Cooled Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mounted-Water-Cooled-Computer/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 14:20:58 PDT
Microsoft Surface Hub on the Cheap: Touchscreen Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Microsoft-Surface-Hub-the-Cheap-Touchscreen-Coffee/
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 12:02:22 PDT
How to Put Together A Computer Using Purchased Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Put-Together-a-Computer-Using-Purchased-Par/
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 20:10:46 PDT
Hacking a Lenovo computer mouse custom color LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-a-Lenovo-Computer-Mouse-Custom-Color-LED/
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 21:02:27 PDT
Lazy Pc Power Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazy-Pc-Power-Button/
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 12:58:44 PDT
Cardboard Keyboard Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Keyboard-Cover/
Cardboard Keyboard Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/HXTM/ITKJEHLJ/F9VHXTMITKJEHLJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/HXTM/ITKJEHLJ/F9VHXTMITKJEHLJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/HXTM/ITKJEHLJ/F9VHXTMITKJEHLJ.SMALL.jpg TheWaterDog Learn how to make an inexpensive cardboard keyboard cover used for developing keyboarding skills. This project should take less than an hour and requires tools that most should have access to.Keyboarding is an integral skill in education today. The days of practicing handwriting, especially cursiv...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:14:50 PDT
Tiny Wood Computer Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Wood-Computer-Case/
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:26:34 PDT
Easy-to-Make DIY USB Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Make-DIY-USB-Fan/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:05:03 PDT
A Cheap Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Cheap-Computer/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:22:56 PDT
Cardboard Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Computer/
Cardboard Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/71SP/IT5YQ094/FJT71SPIT5YQ094.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/71SP/IT5YQ094/FJT71SPIT5YQ094.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/71SP/IT5YQ094/FJT71SPIT5YQ094.SMALL.jpg ZandJ This is a cardboard computer. Although this doesn't seem extremely crazy and awesome, it is however a very accurate representation of a desktop computer with all of it's internals. This project was very fun to create because of the interest both of us have in technology. We also built this in our co...
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:25:38 PDT
Custom Computer RGB LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Computer-RGB-LEDs/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 20:57:32 PDT
All-in-one PC Build (Luggable PC) http://www.instructables.com/id/All-in-one-PC-Build-Luggable-PC/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 08:30:52 PDT
Maliwan Mac G5 Case Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Maliwan-Mac-G5-Case-Mod/
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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 15:38:52 PDT
AI ChatBot in batch file http://www.instructables.com/id/AI-ChatBot-in-Batch-File/
AI ChatBot in batch file - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/MQ0V/IRT75OBD/F6SMQ0VIRT75OBD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/MQ0V/IRT75OBD/F6SMQ0VIRT75OBD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/MQ0V/IRT75OBD/F6SMQ0VIRT75OBD.SMALL.jpg Sean Lloyd HaroldR Hi everyone! this is my first instructable. In this batch file, you can teach her what to respond every time you enter a word. It has a little bit long file so, I made it downloadable. Also, i need help in developing this batch.
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 07:15:04 PDT
Como Cambiar La Pasta Térmica a Una Tarjeta Gráfica EVGA 8400 Gs http://www.instructables.com/id/Como-Cambiar-La-Pasta-Térmica-a-Una-Tarjeta-Gráfic/
Como Cambiar La Pasta Térmica a Una Tarjeta Gráfica EVGA 8400 Gs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/9D0S/IQ5PQHVZ/FY09D0SIQ5PQHVZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/9D0S/IQ5PQHVZ/FY09D0SIQ5PQHVZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/9D0S/IQ5PQHVZ/FY09D0SIQ5PQHVZ.SMALL.jpg Manuel190maz En este instructable aprenderás a como remplazar la pasta Térmica vieja de tu tarjeta gráfica EVGA 8400 Gs. Esto te servirá para mejorar el rendimiento de la tarjeta gráfica ya que si esta tiene una pasta Térmica en mal estado no rendirá a su 100%. Materiales Los materiales que necesitamos para ...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 20:12:19 PDT
Typing Tips and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Typing-Tips-and-Tricks/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:41:59 PDT
Handy Batch File http://www.instructables.com/id/Handy-Batch-File/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 05:04:11 PDT
Rare Earth Magnets From Old Hard Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Rare-Earth-Magnets-From-Old-Hard-Drives/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 00:21:08 PDT
Book Cable Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Cable-Holder/
Book Cable Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/WMIH/IPH0NLMC/F7WWMIHIPH0NLMC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/WMIH/IPH0NLMC/F7WWMIHIPH0NLMC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/WMIH/IPH0NLMC/F7WWMIHIPH0NLMC.SMALL.jpg sivanušec Book cable holder
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 12:33:36 PDT
Save Online Fill-In Forms As PDF http://www.instructables.com/id/Save-Online-Fill-In-Forms-As-PDF/
Save Online Fill-In Forms As PDF - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/HQLH/IP9R9CJO/FG8HQLHIP9R9CJO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/HQLH/IP9R9CJO/FG8HQLHIP9R9CJO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/HQLH/IP9R9CJO/FG8HQLHIP9R9CJO.SMALL.jpg Meglymoo87 It's happened to all of us...You're filling in a form online to submit to somewhere important (maybe for school, a job, etc), and when you get done and you're ready to email it....there's no "submit" button! Even worse--to your horror--you find that when you save it, it saves the BLANK form. Oh no! ...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 16:16:10 PDT
PC portátil (Portable PC) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Portátil-Portable-PC/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 22:14:25 PDT
How to Build a Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Computer-5/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 08:14:08 PDT
How to Make a Calculator With GUI Using Turing Programming http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Calculator-With-GUI-Using-Turing-Pro/
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Thu, 19 May 2016 08:16:57 PDT
Reuse a Salvage PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-a-Salvage-PC/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 04:26:15 PDT
(FAKE) Crash computer http://www.instructables.com/id/FAKE-Crash-Computer/
(FAKE) Crash computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/22S4/IOBOYPR3/F8A22S4IOBOYPR3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/22S4/IOBOYPR3/F8A22S4IOBOYPR3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/22S4/IOBOYPR3/F8A22S4IOBOYPR3.SMALL.jpg 001DeLeon Step 1: Open notepad or notepad++Step 2: copy and paste this:shutdown.exe -s -t 50ping 123.45.67.89 -n 1 -w 1000 nul ping 123.45.67.89 -n 1 -w 1000 nul ping 123.45.67.89 -n 1 -w 1000 nul ping 123.45.67.89 -n 1 -w 1000 nul ping 123.45.67.89 -n 1 -w 1000 nul ping 123.45.67.89 -n 1 -w 1000 nul pi...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 15:25:00 PDT
Using joytokey http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Joytokey/
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Fri, 13 May 2016 09:03:39 PDT
How to Create a Matrix Effect Using Notepad http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Matrix-Effect-Using-Notepad/
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Fri, 6 May 2016 13:46:05 PDT
Recording Your Screen on a Mac or Windows http://www.instructables.com/id/Recording-Your-Screen-on-a-Mac-or-Windows/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 04:07:16 PDT
How to Find Out the Model Number for Your Computers Hard Drive!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Find-Out-the-Model-Number-for-Your-Computer/
How to Find Out the Model Number for Your Computers Hard Drive!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/YE3Z/IN7GJXUP/F6MYE3ZIN7GJXUP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/YE3Z/IN7GJXUP/F6MYE3ZIN7GJXUP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/YE3Z/IN7GJXUP/F6MYE3ZIN7GJXUP.SMALL.jpg HowTo101 This instructable will show you how to find the model number for your computers hard drive Open a Command Prompt Window Windows 71. Click on the Start Menu Icon -- This will open the Start Menu -- You can also access the Start Menu by pressing the Windows Key on your keyboard 2. Type Command Prom...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 07:22:33 PDT
Tune Up Your Computer for Better Performance http://www.instructables.com/id/Tune-Up-Your-Computer-for-Better-Performance/
Tune Up Your Computer for Better Performance - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/0IO6/IN234VRW/FUL0IO6IN234VRW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/0IO6/IN234VRW/FUL0IO6IN234VRW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/0IO6/IN234VRW/FUL0IO6IN234VRW.SMALL.jpg Siddak If you are interested in cleaning your PC and want it to have better performance here is a guide to carry out the task. It isn't magic, but it will clean up your computer junk and allow it to run at maximum performance. Remove Unnecessary Software First and foremost, remove any software that you...
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 02:35:30 PDT